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Robert Merl joins research platform

posted Jan 2, 2019, 6:26 AM by Graz FinanceResearch
Robert Merl recently joined the research platform as a PhD student under the supervision of Stefan Palan. Robert is designing experiments studying the effects of insider trading and its regulation on indicators of market quality, like bid-ask spreads, price efficiency and trading volume. His work is part of a larger project, funded by the Oesterreichische Nationalbank Anniversary Fund and undertaken together with the principal investigator 
Thomas Stöckl (MCI Management Center Innsbruck).

When he is not working on his PhD, Robert is a professional in orienteering, where he competes for Austria in singles and team events.